As the EU bank, the European Investment Bank (EIB) has put climate action at the top of its agenda. In 2014, the EIB invested EUR 19.1bn in climate action projects, and this figure reaches EUR 90bn for the last five years (2010-2014).
2014 saw the start of the new 2014-2020 mandate for the Bank's operations in the Mediterranean partner countries. During the year, the EIB signed over EUR 1.6 billion of new operations, including large-scale infrastructure investments and innovative projects to support entrepreneurs.
The EIB Group is a European leader in financing SMEs and midcaps. The EIB and EIF mobilise their financial and technical expertise to act as a catalyst for investment in this essential economic sector to achieve smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.
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